What Does it Mean to Shod Your Feet with the Preparation of the Gospel of Peace? Armor of God – Part 4

As I illustrated in the introduction of this series, the armor of God doesn't look like the armor of a Roman soldier. Instead, it resembles the everyday clothing of a priest in the Temple. The other thing you may not know is Temple priests did not wear shoes. They were barefoot. This being the case, what does … Continue reading What Does it Mean to Shod Your Feet with the Preparation of the Gospel of Peace? Armor of God – Part 4

What is the Breastplate of Righteousness? Armor of God Part 3

Yesterday, we looked at the Belt of Truth, and today we are going to discover what it means to wear the Breastplate of Righteousness. Law enforcement personnel often wear flack vests--a type of breastplate.  It is worn for protection or defense. But most of us have never worn a breastplate.  Still, in Ephesians 6:14b, God … Continue reading What is the Breastplate of Righteousness? Armor of God Part 3

12 Amazing Similarities Between Jesus and the Passover Lamb

Passover begins this year on April 8th, at sundown.  What many do not know is that Passover illustrates the sacrifice of The Passover Lamb--the crucifixion of Jesus.  The first Passover lamb was slain during the dark times in Egypt marked. This event marked the beginning of The Exodus, which delivered the Israelites from slavery. The … Continue reading 12 Amazing Similarities Between Jesus and the Passover Lamb

Are You Thirsty? Come to the Fountain of Living Water. Focus – 43

Are you thirsty? Does your soul need refreshing?  Has this year, this season been one that has drained your reserves?  Do you need a drink?  A good washing?  There is a treasure waiting on this last day of the feast. We've been walking slowly through the Feast of Tabernacles.  It began on September 29th at … Continue reading Are You Thirsty? Come to the Fountain of Living Water. Focus – 43

At Long Last, the Wedding Supper of the Lamb – the Feast of Tabernacles – Focus 42

If you've followed the yearly feasts cycle this year, you know we have a convocation (rehearsal) of the Wedding Supper of the Lamb this next week.  It will start Sunday, October 13th, at sundown and end at sundown on October 23rd. The Jews were told to celebrate this seven day plus one day feast to … Continue reading At Long Last, the Wedding Supper of the Lamb – the Feast of Tabernacles – Focus 42

Our Great High Priest, Yom Kippur, and the Great Trumpet – Focus 41

  When I was in Junior High and High School book reports were often assigned weekly. Many of my fellow students went to the store and bought condensed versions of the classics to avoid having to read five hundred pages. As I approach this blog today about Yom Kippur/The Day of Atonement, I have a … Continue reading Our Great High Priest, Yom Kippur, and the Great Trumpet – Focus 41